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Trump Slaps Tariff On Canadian Softwood Lumber

Trump Slaps Tariff On Canadian Softwood Lumber

The Trump administration is moving to impose a 20 percent tariff on softwood lumber entering the United States from Canada, escalating an intensifying trade dispute between the two countries

Trump backs away from demand for border wall money

Trump backs away from demand for border wall money

President Donald Trump appears to be stepping back from demanding a down payment for his border wall, which could remove a major obstacle to a bipartisan deal on must-pass spending legislation just days ahead of a government shutdown deadline

Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

The Senate has confirmed former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

Alitalia Workers Nix Deal To Avoid Airline Bankruptcy

Alitalia Workers Nix Deal To Avoid Airline Bankruptcy

Alitalia workers have rejected a government-brokered deal aimed at saving Italy's flagship airline from bankruptcy

Magnifique: Investors applaud French vote with stock rally

Magnifique: Investors applaud French vote with stock rally

U.S. stocks joined a worldwide rally after the first round of France's presidential election over the weekend raised expectations that the European Union and euro currency will hold together